cene

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See also: cené, cenę, cène, Cène, çene, and -cene

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Blend of control +‎ gene

Noun[edit]

cene (plural cenes)

  1. (genetics) A control gene.

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cēna.

Noun[edit]

cene f (plural cenis)

  1. dinner, supper (evening meal)

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

cene f

  1. plural of cena

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kōniz. Cognate with Old High German kuoni, Old Norse kænn.

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Adjective[edit]

cēne

  1. bold
  2. valiant

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  • Middle English: kene
    • English: keen
    • Scots: keen
    • Yola: keen

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Pronoun[edit]

cene

  1. third-person singular masculine/neuter of cen: without him/it

Adverb[edit]

cene

  1. besides
  2. in any case
  3. already

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

cene

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of cenar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of cenar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of cenar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of cenar.